Science fiction police procedural with animation by Production IMS continues in July of 2016
Science fiction police procedural Active Raid continues with its 2nd cour in July of 2016, and the series will feature a new opening theme performed by Yūka Aisaka. The new theme is entitled "Cerulean Squash". Yūka Aisaka also provides the voice for the character of Hinata Yamabuki in Active Raid.
Active Raid is directed by Gorō Taniguchi and Noriaki Akitaya and features animatoin by Production IMS. The series is available via streaming on Crunchyroll, and is described as follows:
"Set in a futuristic Tokyo, Active Raid tells the story of “The Eighth,” a rash and careless unit of power-armored police called the “5th Special Public Security Section’s Mobile Assault Division.” After the Third Quicksand Disaster sinks Tokyo into a quagmire, the city's reconstruction efforts are carried out using high-output, reinforced exoskeletons called Willwears. But they can also be misused, and to combat the crimes involving them, the National Police Agency establishes at its Kichioji Branch the Special Public Security Fifth Division Third Mobile Assault Eighth Unit, AKA Unit 8."
Official Active Raid home page
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